Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Fulton State Hospital, Fulton, Missouri, USA - 2 Postdoctoral Residency positions (forensic)


Two Licensed psychologist and/or post-doctoral positions have recently become available in a large forensic inpatient mental health facility in Missouri. The positions are on the New Outlook Program, an innovative program that combines the treatments of Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Positive Behavior Support. Many of the people treated in this program have intellectual/developmental disabilities and/or Borderline Personality Disorder. Duties will include individual therapy, group therapy, participation in consultation and clinical teams, and assessment. Training experiences will emphasize Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Functional Behavioral Assessment, and Positive Behavior Support. This facility supports active research and has a weekly Research Committee meeting that the candidate may choose to become involved with. Supervision required for licensure will be provided, if needed.

If you have questions about the position, please feel free to email:
Sharon B. Robbins, PhD
Program Coordinator, New Outlook Program
Fulton State Hospital

If interested, please send a letter/email of interest and a resume to:
Marc Maddox, PhD,
Fulton State Hospital
600 E. 5th Street, Fulton, Missouri 65251
(573) 592-2623
An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.